What Information is found in the Franchise Disclosure Document? The purpose of the FDD is to provide prospective franchisees with information about the franchisor, the franchise system and the agreements they will need to sign so that they can make an informed decision. The Franchise Disclosure Document Elements: Item 1: The franchisor and any parents, […]
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Franchising is a way for you to be in business for yourself, but not by yourself.
Investing in a franchise operation takes a lot more than money. It takes time. Time to do research and time to reflect on whether or not the franchise you are considering is the right one for you. Whenever you’re investing your money you want to make sure you’re investing it wisely. Following are some guidelines […]
At My Franchise USA fulfilling the American dream is the motto. They assist entrepreneurs to fulfill their business ownership dream, by finding the franchise that meets their profitability goals, their time frame for investment and their passion. A paradigm shift happens when one starts to see reality from a different point of view. Perception is […]
Thinking of buying a franchise? Franchising is a wonderful way to be in business for yourself, but not by yourself, as the International Franchise Association likes to say. Franchising is booming.. The road to fame isn’t always paved with riches, however. While most franchises are legitimate and many offer great potential for success, there are […]
For the first time in its eight-year history, the largest franchise expo in the South, Franchise Expo South, will relocate to its new home in Houston, Texas from Feb. 6-8. Thousands of entrepreneurs and business owners will head to the Reliant Center, located at One Reliant Park, to meet with hundreds of today’s top franchise concepts […]
Visit the IFA website to learn what’s available to help you find the right franchise. IFA members include franchise companies in more than 300 different business format categories — from accounting to campgrounds, from food services to home improvement and from lawn care to weight control. Members include individual franchisees and companies that support the […]
Thinking of buying a food franchise? They are superhot and popular moneymakers. Before you take the plunge, study this list of questions to ask your potential franchisor: Ready to contact a franchisor in the food industry to discuss become a franchisee? To make sure the ‘fit’ is right, ask the franchisor the following questions: o […]
Buying a franchise is a complicated procedure; you can learn a lot about franchising in general by visiting the website of the International Franchise Association: franchise.org. Here are eight legal questions you should ask the franchisor before buying: 1. Do I face any personal liability or obligations? 2. Where is the franchise be located? 3. […]
Learn from top experts on franchise financing issues for veterans during a VetFran Webinar on Oct. 23 at 11 a.m. ET. “Franchise Finance for Veterans” will feature TD Bank Head of the Small Business Administration Richard Bradshaw, National Association of Development Companies President and CEO Beth Solomon, BoeFly Co-President and Chief Strategy Officer Mike Rozman […]